The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.67% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
Data Protection Act
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Miscellaneous Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
73 91 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 60.83% 62.33% 35.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29 51 43
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -31.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Data Protection Act
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Belfast region.

Data Protection Act Salary Trend in Belfast

Data Protection Act
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection Act.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft